The table below looks at the statistics for VB6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tunbridge Wells region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 38 49 28
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -21
Permanent jobs citing VB6 4 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tunbridge Wells 2.50% 1.62% 2.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.74% 2.27% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 2
Average salary £22,750 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-58.63% +15.78%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
VB6
Kent

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Tunbridge Wells region.

Programming Languages Category
Tunbridge Wells
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
107 132 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tunbridge Wells 66.88% 71.35% 54.32%
Number of salaries quoted 90 118 40
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £42,500 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in Tunbridge Wells

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB6 across the Tunbridge Wells region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB6 Jobs Demand Trend in Tunbridge Wells

VB6
Salary Trend in Tunbridge Wells

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VB6 across the Tunbridge Wells region.

VB6 Salary Trend in Tunbridge Wells

VB6
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Tunbridge Wells

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Tunbridge Wells region citing VB6 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VB6.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) VB
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) WinForms
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) QA
1 4 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 4 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (75.00%) Workflow
2 3 (75.00%) Manual Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) Silverlight
3 1 (25.00%) HTML

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Tunbridge Wells by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Tunbridge Wells region citing VB6 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VB6. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Software Tester
1 3 (75.00%) Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Junior
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Junior Tester
2 1 (25.00%) QA Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Junior Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) WinForms
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) Silverlight
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (75.00%) Workflow
2 3 (75.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) VB
2 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
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Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells
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